The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 43 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.47% 1.09% -
As % of the System Software category 4.44% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £308
% change year-on-year
+18.11% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 £31.56 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-30.85% +106.91%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.54% 2.72% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
Average daily rate £375 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £365 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 - £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Swindon region.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Swindon region.

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
3 9 (69.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (69.23%) System Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Symantec
3 9 (69.23%) MSI
4 7 (53.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Vista
4 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
5 6 (46.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (46.15%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) AppSense
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
9 2 (15.38%) Information Security
9 2 (15.38%) SMS
10 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco
10 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 1 (7.69%) CCA
10 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) SMS
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MSI
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) System Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
1 1 (7.69%) CCEE
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 9 (69.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (53.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (46.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Symantec
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) AppSense
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus